Trend Alert: 10 Rooms with Color-Washed Wood by

Issue 3 · Paints & Patterns · January 23, 2014

Trend Alert: 10 Rooms with Color-Washed Wood

Issue 3 · Paints & Patterns · January 23, 2014

Suddenly everywhere: color washed wood surfaces in interiors: paneled walls, flooring, furniture, table tops. We're onboard.

Coloring Table Nagasaki/Remodelista

Above: The ColoRing Table by Jo Nagasaka of Schemata Architects.

  Beijing Modern Bedroom/Remodelista

Above: The home of Gu Qi, a furniture designer in Bejing, features a color-washed wall; via Daily Dream Decor.

Green Stained Kitchen Floor Remodelista

Above: In the kitchen of London-based food maven Anissa Helou, a portion of the floor is washed in green; via Design Sponge.

Color Washed Table/Remodelista

Above: A "ghosts of blue" tabletop via Norwegian blog Loppelilla.

Yellow Ombre Wallpaper Remodelista

Above: Wallpaper from Dutch company Eijffinger creates the illusion of color-washed wood paneling; see more at Instant Ombre for Your Walls.

David Kohn Architect White Washed Walls/Remodelista

Above: Wood-paneled walls are washed in palest gray in David Kohn's Norfolk Stable.

Moonish Wall Tiles/Remodelista

Above: For the commitment phobe, DIY Wall Tiles from Moonish.

Fritz Hansen Chair Color-Washed Room/Remodelista

Above: A concrete wall washed in shades of gray to create the illusion of wood paneling; photo via Fritz Hansen.

Greyscale Timber Whitewashed Wall/Remodelista

Above: Timeline Wood in Los Angeles offers a "design alternative to reclaimed wood"; the company uses new wood and stains it in varying shades to create distressed-looking flooring and siding.

Color Washed Stairway/Remodelista

Above: A staircase stained yellow in the Member's Reading Room of the Grazer Kunstverein by London artists Celine Condorelli and Harry Thaller, via Domus.

Interested in more color ideas? See Half-Painted Walls in Bold Colors.

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